University Pathways with Embassy English courses

University Pathways

Your journey to higher education in North America, the UK, or Australia begins with Embassy English

Scroll to here


As one of the founding companies of Study Group, Embassy English is part of a successful global education community with access to some top ranking universities as well as high schools, pathway programmes and vocational training courses.

With over 40 offices worldwide in 33 different countries, Study Group has a unique global reach that last year enabled 60,000 students from 160 countries to enjoy academic, cultural and language experiences to last a lifetime.Your journey to university in North America, the UK, or Australia begins with Embassy English. Being part of Study Group, Embassy is able to offer a path into undergraduate or graduate programmes at some of the world’s top colleges and universities.

Reasons to Choose Embassy Pathways:

  • Choice: Choose from one of 70 highly ranked university partners and colleges
  • Conditional Letter of Acceptance (CLA): Receive a conditional letter of acceptance before you begin studies with Embassy
  • Embassy onTrack:Our progress tracking tool will ensure students reach their target level for university study in no time
  • TOEFL & IELTS: No need to take a TOEFL or IELTS: your Embassy certificate is all you need

Roadmap to Success:

  1. Choose your Embassy English course and location
  2. Submit your application to
  3. Embassy processes your application
  4. Embassy consults with your university and obtains your conditional Letter of acceptance (CLA)
  5. Receive your CLA and visa documents via post
  6. Start your English studies with Embassy
  7. Achieve your target level and transfer to university!

Choose your Embassy course:

  • General English (Intensive 28)
    • Most flexible course offered
    • Start dates every Monday
    • 20 lessons of core English + 8 University Entrance electives
    • Minimum 12 weeks for Pathways ISCs
    • Choose this course for maximum flexibility
  • Exam Preparation courses (Cambridge English, IELTS, TOEFL)
    • CAE/FCE exam course offered as a 10 week course
    • TOEFL is offered in our US centres as a 4-12 week course
    • Cambridge, TOEFL, and IELTS are the most widely recognized proficiency exams by colleges and universities in the US, Canada, UK, and Australia
    • Minimum 12 weeks for pathway to ISC's
    • Choose this course to prepare for English proficiency exams

Being part of Study Group, Embassy is able to offer a path into undergraduate or graduate programmes at over 70 of the world’s top colleges and universities.


Higher Education in North America

A university education from the USA or Canada is recognised as being among the best in the world. Embassy English offers a number of opportunities to progress into Higher Education in the USA and Canada:

  • Available at any of our study centres in the USA or Canada
  • Conditional admission into ten pathway partners through Study Group
  • No TOEFL/IELTS required

Embassy English university and college partners in North AmericaSome of our partners in North America include:

  • University of Vermont
  • Merrimack College
  • James Madison University
  • Roosevelt University
  • Royal Roads University (British Columbia, Canada)
Download our North American Pathways PDF for more information >>

Pathways Australia & New Zealand

From foundation programmes to MBAs, our partners offer students a wide range of quality study options.

Students can also choose certificates and diplomas to give them the technical and professional skills to launch their careers.

  • English for Academic Purposes course recognised by over 30 colleges and universities in Australia
  • Conditional offer from your university of choice
  • IELTS waiver. Successful completion of the EAP course is all that is required

Embassy English university and college partners in AustraliaSome of our partners in Australia and New Zealand include:

  • Cook University
  • La Trobe University
  • University of Southern Queensland
  • TAFE New South Wales
  • Le Cordon Bleu

For a FULL list of partners and to find out more about our Higher Education partners in Australia and New Zealand, download our flyer >>

Pathways UK

Choose Foundation, Year One or Pre-Masters pathways from a broad choice of dedicated International Study Centres (ISC) located at many of the leading universities in the UK and Europe.

  • Embassy will help you achieve the IELTS score needed for university
  • Conditional offer to your university, international study centre pathway
  • or Bellerbys College Foundation programme
  • UKVI IELTS exam included in all Embassy pathway enrolments of 12+ weeks

Embassy English university and college partners in the UKSome of our partners in the UK include:

  • Bellerbys College
  • Durham University
  • Keele University
  • Kingston University, London
  • Lancaster University
Download our UK Pathways PDF for more information >>

Find out more...

If you would like help finding a course or location that suits your needs, or simply want a little more information, our friendly team is happy to help.


Click here to contact us today >>